Westward the Tide Author:Louis L'Amour Die Rich. The promise was gold, a lot of it, waiting in the Big Horn Mountains. The plan was to head out with a handpicked party and nothing but the best in wagons, stock, and goods. Matt Bardoul bought in because the girl he wanted was there. But the tall, rugged man in buckskin sensed there was something wrong even before someone tried t... more »o warn him off--and someone else tried to gun him down. Sure enough, as the wagon train journeys westward, a deadly plot unfolds. Now Bardoul is the only man standing between innocent people and a brutal conspiracy of greed, lust, and cold-blooded murder.« less
Another excellent trip through the old West...I found it interesting, as I was reading, to discover that the year in which it was placed--1877--was the same year the the Microphone was invented! Such a vast difference between events! I will certainly be reading more of l"Amour!
Matt Bardoul signs on with a wagon train headed for the Bighorn Mountains to search for gold. He discovers a group of outlaws in the party and discovers the love of his life. He becomes the only man standing between innocent people and a brutal conspiracy of gree, lust and cold-blooded murder. Book keeps to the L'Amour tradition.